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Hiring A Photographer For Your Wedding and/or Elopement

Posted in Couples, Elopements, Weddings

Adirondack wedding photographer selection tips.

Finding the right Adirondack wedding photographer is a crucial part of the wedding and/or elopement planning process, and is one of the key decisions that may leave couples feeling somewhat stumped. But with some research, pre-planning and careful due diligence before you choose your photographer, you can relax later and enjoy your wedding day, knowing you’re in good photographic hands. Whether you are looking at a low-key and private elopement or a full-out wedding celebration, …Read More »

Adirondack Honeymoon Adventures at the Fern Lodge

Posted in Couples, Elopements, Weddings

Adirondack Extreme - a great excursion for your Adirondack honeymoon.

When you choose The Fern Lodge for your wedding and/or Adirondack honeymoon, there’s a multitude of unique and unforgettable adventures you can experience just outside our door. Located in the heart of the southern Adirondack Mountains, our inn is the perfect home base while you explore our beautiful region. Here are some suggestions for nearby excursions that will make your time with us both exciting and enriching. Our top local picks include: Experience Life at …Read More »

Your Fern Lodge Adirondack Elopement Checklist

Posted in Couples, Elopements, Weddings

The Fern Lodge is here to make your Adirondack elopement dreams come true!

The Fern Lodge is the ideal setting for a romantic southern Adirondack elopement, any time of year. Hosting private, intimate ceremonies with a range of included services and amenities is truly our specialty. To better plan and organize your Adirondack elopement with us, we’ve compiled this handy checklist, for every stage of the experience: MAKING FERN LODGE YOUR ELOPEMENT DESTINATION Book your room. Make a lodging reservation one day ahead or one year ahead (based …Read More »

Choosing a Baker and Planning Your Adirondack Wedding Cake

Posted in Couples, Elopements, Weddings

Adirondack wedding cakes can be ordered for Fern Lodge weddings.

  Finding the right baker for your dream wedding cake and then selecting your cake design can be a daunting process when planning a wedding, but it’s important to do your homework and make smart choices. With some added research and careful inquiry, you’ll help ensure that your wedding cake is perfect for your Adirondack wedding event and tastes delicious. There are some important details to decide and numerous questions to ask when choosing a …Read More »

Romantic Couples Getaway in Upstate New York

Posted in Couples

Planning an Adirondack getaway for you and your loved one? The Fern Lodge offers the perfect setting for your romantic couples getaway in Upstate New York! Nestled on the shores of beautiful Friends Lake, our luxurious lodge is the perfect place to rekindle your love.  Warm stone fireplaces, Jacuzzi tubs, a theatre, sauna, inviting hospitality, and wine cellar stocked with exquisite wines are just some of the few amenities that make The Fern Lodge unique among …Read More »

Top 10 Restaurants Near Gore Mountain

Posted in Dining

Looking for the best restaurants near Gore Mountain? Below is a list of our favorite restaurants near Gore Mountain, the perfect place to relax after a full day on the slopes! The Bullhouse – The Bullhouse offers delicious Latin American comfort food in an upscale, yet casual environment in the heart of Chestertown. Guests can enjoy a wide range of entree choices includung steaks, Black Angus prime sirloin, seafood, soups, and salads. Cafe Sarah – …Read More »

Photos of Adirondack Elopements and Weddings at The Fern Lodge

Posted in Weddings

adirondack winter wedding

Take a look at some of our favorite photos from Adirondack elopements and weddings at The Fern Lodge! Whether you are a planning a spring, summer, fall or winter wedding or elopement in the Adirondacks, let us help you plan the perfect day! Our luxury Adirondack lodging is perfect for smaller weddings from 2-20 and includes a choice of five intimate guest rooms that are uncommonly comfortable – both rustic and elegant. All guest accommodations have king-size beds, …Read More »

12 Rustic Adirondack Wedding Ideas

Posted in Weddings

adirondack wedding ideas

Looking for unique ideas for your rustic Adirondack wedding? Below are 12 creative ideas including themed Adirondack wedding favors, guest books, decorations and more! Fun & Unique Adirondack Wedding Ideas  Give a wedding gift that your guests will actually enjoy! These wine bottles with custom wedding labels are sure to be a hit. (www.adirondackwinery.com) Real Wood Save the Date Magnets: Looking for a save-the-date with a rustic feel? We love the fact that these magnets are …Read More »

Eloping in the Adirondacks: A Helpful Adirondack Elopement Checklist

Posted in Elopements

adirondacks elopement packages

Planning an Adirondack elopement? Congratulations! With beautiful outdoor scenery and pristine mountain lakes, the Adirondack region boasts some of the most spectacular views for your Adirondack wedding! To save you some time, we’ve put together a helpful checklist for your Adirondack elopement. Browse the list below then take a look at our amazing elopement wedding packages at The Fern Lodge. We have hosted numerous Adirondack wedding engagements, elopements and wedding ceremonies at our luxurious romantic lodge in Upstate …Read More »